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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Testing Tornado warning system, Kansas, United States of America (USA).

    Air to air shot helicopter flying over Wichita - it represents an approaching tornado. Various shots Civil Defence mobile communication centre. Various shots Civil Defence workers sending messages by telephone to alert the city. Ground to air shot of helicopter in flight. Various shots of police car. CU fire engine on the move.

    LS young children leaving their classroom desks. CU children coming out of classroom into hall. The children sit on the floor, resting their heads in the laps with hands over her head - looks like air raid practice. LS sign - "Mammel's Kellogg Shopping Centre".

    Date on dope sheet is 02/04/1959.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    80163
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2712.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:05:00 / 01:49:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 3200 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 3200 G
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Religion & Politics Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    American Tornado
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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